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Seminars 2023

ICGEB turns 40

On the cusp of the ICGEB’s 40th anniversary, Lawrence Banks was on location for major events at ICGEB New Delhi, including the handover of the Directorship of the Indian Component by Dr. Dinakar Salunke to Prof. Ramesh V. Sonti. Read more
Deputy Minister Manlio Di Stefano, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Italy, and ICGEB Director-General, Lawrence Banks, in Rome on Monday, 21 June 2021

Italy – ICGEB Host Agreement enters into force

The Host country agreement confirming the establishment of the seat of the ICGEB, signed in Rome, Italy, 21 June 2021 by Deputy Minister Manlio Di Stefano, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and ICGEB Director-General, Lawrence Banks, entered into force on 16 June 2022.

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ICGEB: a worthy mission

Recently elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, Prof. Mariano A. Garcia-Blanco reflects on his time as member of the ICGEB  Council of Scientific Advisers.

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Massimo Caputi: Alumni Ambassador

“I stepped inside the ICGEB in Trieste for the first time in 1991; an undergraduate student, with no research experience, looking for a laboratory that would guide me in a small thesis project, which I needed to graduate. It never occurred to me then that the ICGEB would become my home for the next five years.”

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Remembering Arturo Falaschi

ICGEB’s founding Director, Prof. Arturo Falaschi, his legacy in driving the mission and vision of the International Organisation, to bring “advanced research, training, and technology transfer in genetic engineering and biotechnology to developing and emerging economies” lives on.

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